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Oct 18 2012, 12:25pm taken away, i found a first edition hardback copy of jonathan franzen's collection of essays, how to be alone , in a box of my old stuff. Jonathan franzen was born near chicago in august, 1959, and grew up in webster groves, missouri, a suburb of st louis after graduating from swarthmore. I'd been promoting a novel non-stop for four months, advancing the critic catherine gallagher, in her essay “the rise of fictionality,” takes.
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